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  • 18 Nov 2016

    Christmas Lights Switch-on

    Santa Claus, the Lord Provost of Dundee, and representatives from dance charity ‘Showcase The Street' put the finishing touches to Dundee's Christmas tree, ahead of the Christmas lights switch-on ceremony tonight.


    ‘Showcase the Street' are set to perform their award winning dance routines at Light Nights, just months after winning at the Euro Disney Championships at Disneyland Paris.

  • 16 Nov 2016

    NEW SOUND WALK OF DUNDEE AVAILABLE FOR LIGHT NIGHTS WEEKEND

    A Dundonian multi-instumentalist has created unique soundscapes to represent individual parts of the city of Dundee.
    Andrew Wasylyk - the alias of Scottish writer and producer Andrew Mitchell - has created a series of vignettes to help people explore the city through sound.


    Six architectural sites are included in the walk and include Matthew Building ( Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design), McManus Galleries, The Howff (also the location for Kathy Hinde's Luminous Birds exhibition) and St Andrew's Cathedral.

  • 3 Nov 2016

    FREE SCIENCE FUN WHILE YOU SHOP

    From robot racing to guessing how much sugar is in our food, lots of science fun lies in store at Wellgate this weekend, as part of Dundee Science Festival.
     
    During the ‘Saturday Science Live' drop-in event, free family-friendly activities will run on Level 2 from 1-4pm on Saturday 5 November 2016, with a range of fun experiments and demos to enjoy.
     
  • 31 Oct 2016

    Michelin Design Gallery revealed in V&A Dundee

    A major milestone in the construction of V&A Museum of Design Dundee has been reached, with the completion of the upper floor revealing for the first time an extensive public area which will house galleries, learning spaces and a restaurant.

    At ground floor V&A Dundee is two separate buildings, which connect on the second floor. At the heart of this impressive space sits the Michelin Design Gallery.

  • 31 Oct 2016

    ‘Creating Comics: A Celebration of H. G. Wells’– Dundee Arts Cafe on November 1st.

    The work of one of the most influential science fiction writers of all time will be discussed at the next Dundee Arts Café. 
     
    Professor Chris Murray, from the University of Dundee, will be exploring the adaptations of H. G. Wells' stories in comics and will give an insight into the creative process behind comics.
     
    H. G. Wells' books include The Time Machine, The War of the Worlds, and The Invisible Man.